Pitcher • Dustin Crawford, sophomore, Waterloo
The sophomore right-hander helped guide the Bulldogs to a Class 3A third-place finish. Posted a 12-2 record on the mound, throwing an area-high seven complete games, and had a 1.51 ERA with 45 strikeouts in 65 innings pitched.
Pitcher • Josh Abel, senior, De Smet
When the lights were the brightest, the senior left-hander shined. Carried a 7-1 record with a minuscule 0.78 ERA and led the team with 46 strikeouts. In 21 postseason innings pitched, he didn't allow a run and struck out 16 and picked up three complete-game wins.
Catcher • Kurtis Byrne, senior, CBC
The TCU signee helped lead the Cadets to a district championship. The senior right-handed carried a .419 batting average, collected 13 doubles with five home runs and 19 RBI from the leadoff position.
Infield • Josh Gibson, senior, O'Fallon
The senior burned up the basepaths all season as he led the area with 50 stolen bases. The slick-fielding shortstop also held a .402 batting average with seven home runs and 34 RBI. The senior rewrote the O'Fallon record books with 98 stolen bases for a career.
Infield • Tyler Fogarty, senior, Chaminade
The Notre Dame signee helped guide the Red Devils to a 21-win season. The shortstop led the team with a .398 batting average and a .651 slugging percentage. He had three home runs and 12 doubles with 11 RBI and only committed four errors all season.
Infield • Shane Wilhelm, senior, Columbia
The University of Missouri signee did it all for the Eagles. The right-hander posted a .311 batting average with a team-high four triples and 19 RBI. The fireballer held a 6-2 record with a 1.14 ERA in 61 1-3 innings pitched and 95 strikeouts.
Outfield • Tim Reinholz, junior, Gibault
The junior left-hander was a force with a bat and on the mound for the Hawks. The lefty held a .404 batting average with a .725 slugging percentage and led the team with five home runs and 43 RBI. He held a 3-2 record on the mound with a 3.43 ERA.
Outfield • Dalton Grantham, senior, Francis Howell
The senior led the Vikings to another district championship while leading Francis Howell with a .432 batting average. He had seven doubles and collected 24 RBI while collecting eight assists from the outfield.
Outfield • Hayden Moore, sophomore, Edwardsville
The Missouri State commit helped lead the Tigers to a Class 4A state championship. He had a .377 batting average with a .667 slugging percentage. He had four home runs and 25 RBI from the leadoff position.
Utility • Hunter Miller, senior, Marquette
The right-hander helped lead the Mustangs to their first-ever state championship appearance while carrying a .374 batting average. He had four home run with 29 RBI and a .598 slugging percentage and scored 30 runs.
Utility • Spencer Hunter, senior, Borgia
The power-hitting first baseman for Borgia helped the Knights capture their first state championship. He led the team with .430 batting average and a .848 slugging percentage, tied for the lead with seven home runs and 31 RBI.